Welcome to the Urban Oasis, Greenbelt Park, Maryland

Camp ten miles from the Washington Monument!
Greenbelt Park is located in suburban Greenbelt, Maryland just ten miles from the Washington D.C. attractions.
Visit to enjoy affordable camping, peaceful surroundings in an urban forest, and National Park Service hospitality. Greenbelt Park has a 172 site campground, nine miles of trails and three picnic areas.

a picture of a tent in the Greenbelt Park campground
Camp ten miles from the Nation's Capital

Greenbelt Park offers 172 campground sites with showers/ bathroom facilities within 10 miles of the Nation's Capital. Reservations required

1938 postcard of the City of Greenbelt
Campfire Talk Sat June 10 8:00 p.m.

Learn the history of Greenbelt City- the the birth of a planned city, a “green town” as a relief project during the Great Depression.

Holly Picnic Area
Reserved Picnic Area Reservation

Holly and Laurel Reserved Picnic Area are available for reservations from April - October. Groups up to 200 people can be accommodated,

free lifetime veteran pass
Free Lifetime Veteran Pass

This is a FREE lifetime pass for Veterans. This pass available at the Park ranger station.

a picture of the Military Pass
Military Pass

Free Federal Pass to all Active Military and their dependents. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

4th GRADE Every Kid Outdoors Park Pass

The 2022-2023 Every Kid Outdoors pass is for 4th grade students. Every Kid Outdoors pass is available at the Ranger Station

NPS passport stamp and book
Ranger Station near the campground

The NPS Passport stamps and the Military, Every Kid Outdoors, and Access (disability) Passes are available at the Ranger Station.

Greenbelt Park Junior Ranger booklet
Junior Ranger booklet

Free Greenbelt Park Junior ranger booklets available at the Ranger Station. Earn a badge or patch.

people removing invasives plants
Invasive Plant Removal Sat July 1 11:00

Make a difference in our Invasive Plant Removal volunteer event at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday July 1 in the Sweetgum Picnic Area.

Last updated: June 6, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

6565 Greenbelt Road
Greenbelt, MD 20770


301 344-3944
Ranger Station near the campground

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